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The Minnesota Timberwolves are still doing the off-season shuffle, sending guard Quentin Richardson to Miami to get back center Mark Blount. The T-Wolves, who also got a new general manager and coach this off-season, picked up Richardson last month when they shipped guard Sebastian Telfair and forwards Craig Smith and Mark Madsen to the Los Angeles Clippers. It's the fourth trade since the end off the 2008-2009 season for Richardson, who has averaged 11.5 points, 5.0 rebounds and 1.6 assists...
Jason Terry, who had 22 points, hit the game-winning jump shot with 0.2 seconds left Monday to give the Dallas Mavericks a 96-94 win over Minnesota. Dirk Nowitzki had 34 points and nine rebounds for the Mavericks, who have won four of their last five games and are tied for sixth place with New Orleans in the Western Conference. Craig Smith had 24 points and eight rebounds for the Timberwolves.
Grant Hill scored 19 points Saturday when the frustrated Phoenix Suns rolled to a 31-8 first period and went on to record a 110-97 win over Minnesota. The Suns started like a house afire after being eliminated this week from the Western Conference playoff chase for the first time since the 2003-04 season. Hill also had three rebounds and four steals.
Sebastian Telfair produced 21 points Wednesday and Minnesota cooled off Golden State's late-season rush by downing the Warriors 105-97. The Warriors had been trying to win their fourth consecutive game, which would have been their longest winning streak of the season.
Ryan Gomes' 24 points and 13 rebounds Tuesday propelled the Minnesota Timberwolves to an 87-77 win over the Los Angeles Clippers. Kevin Love added 13 points and 15 rebounds, while Craig Smith scored 16 and Sebastian Telfair netted 13 as Minnesota won its second straight on the road. Eric Gordon's 28 points led the Clippers, who lost their sixth straight.
Carmelo Anthony scored 23 points with eight rebounds and four assists Sunday to lead the Denver Nuggets' 110-87 rout of the Minnesota Timberwolves. It was the seventh straight victory for the Northwest Division leading Nuggets. Denver gradually built upon its 27-20 advantage after the first period after erasing an early 15-9 deficit.
Tony Parker scored 24 points Tuesday, helping the San Antonio Spurs to a 93-86 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves. Kurt Thomas added 10 points, 10 rebounds and six assists for the Spurs, who have won nine straight against Minnesota.
Caron Butler had 27 points, 10 rebounds and six assists Monday when the Washington Wizards won 110-99 to hand Minnesota its 10th straight loss. Antawn Jamison added 26 points and Darius Songaila scored 19 for the Wizards. Sebastian Telfair and Ryan Gomes each had 18 points for the Timberwolves.
Brandon Roy had 31 points and six assists Saturday night to lead the Portland Trail Blazers to a 95-93 win over Minnesota. LaMarcus Aldridge finished with 15 points and 11 rebounds and Travis Outlaw had 14 points and nine rebounds for the Trail Blazers, who won for the fourth time in five games and improved their home record this season to 26-5. Ryan Gomes had 28 points, Randy Foye scored 23, and Sebastian Telfair had 18 points and seven assists for the Timberwolves, who have lost nine...
Brandon Roy led the way with 19 points Friday night and the Portland Trail Blazers pulled away in the third quarter to blast Minnesota 102-82. Rudy Fernandez came off the bench to provide 18 points and help bring the Trail Blazers their first road victory in six tries.
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